• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 162

    A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE DISH

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE DISH
    17TH CENTURY
    Brightly enamelled to the interior with a crouching Buddhist lion next to rockwork and below stylised clouds, the well with four clambering long-bodied dragons reserved on an iron-red overlapping-petals ground, the exterior with meandering scrolls bearing large blooms below a band of classic scroll at the rim; together with a blue and white and iron-red decorated dish, the interior delicately painted with birds perched on large peony branches, 18th Century
    13 in. (33 cm.) and 12½in. (31.4 cm.) diam. (2)


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